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The staff in the Alpha Scholars Program are committed to ensuring that our students have every possible resource to find academic success. If you need some time with our professional staff, please consider scheduling a meeting with us so that we can give you direct one-on-one attention.

Naoemi Gire
Executive Director of University Access Programs
ACU Box 29204
Abilene, TX 79699

James Scudder
Deputy ADA Coordinator
ACU Box 29204
Abilene, TX 79699

Abbey Green
Student Wellness Manager
ACU Online
ACU Box 29204
Abilene, TX 79699

Alpha’s primary focus is to develop interventions to ensure access to a variety of underrepresented or disadvantaged student populations, and to protect the civil rights of students with disabilities at ACU. Alpha students should schedule to meet with Alpha for any reason, but especially if they need assistance in…

– Requesting accommodations for a disability
– Connecting to other university resources
– Coaching related to disabilities and other barriers
– Assistance in determining whether a student has a disability
– Problem-solving issues with majors/career choice, faculty issues, and
university policies
– Assistance in scheduling tutoring